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Since 2005, Maine based wife and husband Avant Folk duo Shanti and Buck Curran have released 5 albums, curated two various artist compilations ('Leaves of Life' and 'We Are All One, In the Sun': a tribute to Robbie Basho), and performed throughout the US, UK, and Europe...including sessions on the BBC, NPR, WNYC, and WXPN. Arborea's 4th album 'Red Planet', released in 2011 received critical praise making Rolling Stone 'Best Under-the-Radar Albums of 2011', 'Editors Top Pick' Guitar Player Magazine December 2011, 'Top Vinyl Pick' September 2011 Mojo Magazine, Uncut Magazine 'Top 100 Albums of 2011', and Portland Phoenix 'Top Ten Albums of 2011'. Arborea's latest album 'Fortress of the Sun' (their 5th) was released April 29th, 2013 on the New York City based label ESP-Disk' coinciding with the label's 50th Anniversary.

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  1. Spork Productions
  2. Windows Have Eyes
  3. Oscar Garcia Suarez
  4. No Ordinary Idea Productions
  5. June Zandona
  6. Malatestarecords
  7. Magpie Magazine
  8. folk radio
  9. Craig Saddlemire
  10. Thea Von Harbou